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Old 02-20-2007, 11:06 PM   #14
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Re: swifts and winder
Originally Posted by MrsDavis3
For the past few days I have been looking at the Umbrella Swifts and Center-pull Ball Winder in the Oct '06 Schoolhouse Press catalog.

Umbrella swift of steel and nylon from Japan --- $37
Umbrella swift of unfinished wood from Sweden --- $60
Center pull ball winder --- $36.95

Are these prices way higher than the chain store online? I would rather buy from S.P.

The ball winder actually looks like the same one I just bought. At Joann's, it was $50 originally, but I had a 50% off coupon. With shipping and tax, it was about $36 total.
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